"When we purchase in Wilkes, we keep it in Wilkes, so BUY LOCAL!"
What: Shop small and support local businesses.
Why: Every time you make a purchase at a local business, you support local jobs and help
preserve the local character of the community.
Fact: 67 cents of every dollar spent at a Wilkes business stays in the community
How: If you are a local Wilkes County resident:
1. Buy local and encourage others to shop here as well.
2. Spread the local love with a positive online review of a local business.
How: If you are a small business owner or manager:
1. Update your Google listing – Shoppers need to find you, your store hours, and your COVID-conscious operations.
Note About Safety: Our local business community is COVID-conscious and committed to operating safely. Many employers and employees are now COUNT ON ME NC- certified.
FIND A LOCAL BUSINESS:
Wilkes Chamber of Commerce: www.WilkesChamber.com
Downtown North Wilkesboro Partnership Inc.: http://www.DowntownNorthWilkesboro.com
Town of North Wilkesboro: https://www.north-wilkesboro.com/
Town of Wilkesboro: http://wilkesboronc.org
Wilkesboro Tourism Development Authority: https://www.wilkescountytourism.com